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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

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OrganizationU.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
http://www.cpsc.govThis link will open in a new window.
This federal agency collects information about consumer goods and issues recalls on unsafe or dangerous products.

OrganizationImmunization Action Coalition
http://www.immunize.orgThis link will open in a new window.
This organization is a source of childhood, adolescent, and adult immunization information as well as hepatitis B educational materials.

OrganizationAmerican Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
http://www.aap.orgThis link will open in a new window.
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.

Web SiteSafe to Sleep
http://www.nichd.nih.gov/sts/Pages/default.aspxThis link will open in a new window.
This safety campaign teaches parents and other caregivers to always place babies on their backs to sleep. Babies who sleep on their backs are much less likely to die of SIDS than are babies who sleep on their stomachs or sides.